For more information:Rex S. SchuetteChief Financial Officer(706) 781-2266Rex_Schuette@ucbi.com
BLAIRSVILLE, Ga., Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Community Banks, Inc. (Nasdaq:UCBI), announced that it will present at the 38 th Annual Institutional Investors Conference sponsored by Raymond James on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 7:30 a.m. (ET) in Orlando, Florida. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Tallent will present the company's business strategy and financial performance and will be joined by Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Rex Schuette. The webcast presentation can be accessed within the Investor Relations section of the company's website, www.ucbi.com, by choosing Events & Presentations. Those accessing the presentation through the website should allow extra time to register and download any necessary software. The webcast replay, including slides, will be available on United's website for seven days following the presentation. About United Community Banks, Inc.United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) is a registered bank holding company based in Blairsville, Georgia with $10.7 billion in assets. The company's banking subsidiary, United Community Bank, is one of the southeast region's largest full-service banks, operating 139 offices in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. The bank specializes in providing personalized community banking services to individuals, small businesses and corporations. Services include a full range of consumer and commercial banking products including mortgage, advisory, and treasury management. Respected national research firms consistently recognize United Community Bank for outstanding customer service: In 2014, 2015 and 2016, J.D. Power ranked United Community Bank first in customer satisfaction in the Southeast. In 2017, for the fourth consecutive year, Forbes included United among their list of the top 100 Best Banks in America. Additional information about the company and the bank's full range of products and services can be found at www.ucbi.com.